Azerbaijan, Georgia sign agreement on activities of border commissioners
A delegation led by Head of the Border Police of Georgia Teimuraz Kekelidze paid an official visit to Azerbaijan on June 11-13 at the invitation of Chief of the Azerbaijani State Border Service, Colonel General Elchin Guliyev.
10:26 13 June
Azerbaijani Migration Service launches new e-service for foreigners, stateless persons
Azerbaijan’s State Migration Service has launched new e-service that will allow foreigners and stateless persons to electronically learn about the restriction on entry and exit from Azerbaijan, introduced in connection with violation of requirements of the country's migration legislation.
11:57 08 June
Ramin Hajili, banned from leaving Azerbaijan due to his debts, detained at border with Georgia
Azerbaijani border guards have detained two people—Ramin Hajili (1983) and Fakhraddin Gasimov (1988)—for attempting to cross the state border near the Mazimgara village of the country’s Balakan district on June 4, the State Border Service told APA.
11:05 06 June
4 foreigners prevented from violating Azerbaijani state border
In a series of joint search operations, the Azerbaijani State Border Service and the State Security Service have intercepted 4 foreigners attempting to cross the country’s state border to enter the territory of Iran.
10:14 01 June
Azerbaijan detains 3 foreigners with fake documents
Azerbaijan's border guards have detained three foreigners over an attempt to illegally cross the state border using fake documents on May 29, Azerbaijan's State Border Service told APA.
10:10 31 May
Azerbaijan detains six foreigners for border trespassing attempt
Azerbaijan’s border guards have detained an Iranian national for trespassing the country’s border with Iran, the State Border Service told APA on May 30.
10:24 30 May
Azerbaijan detains Iranian national for attempting to smuggle 10 Scottish Fold kittens to Iran
Azerbaijan’s border guards detained an Iranian national for attempting to trespass the country’s state border with Iran yesterday around 18:50 PM, the State Border Service told APA.
13:20 18 May
Azerbaijan detains 3 foreigners with fake visas
Azerbaijan's border guards have detained three foreigners for using fake e-visas to enter the country, Azerbaijan's State Border Service told APA on May 17.
10:36 17 May
Azerbaijan detains five foreigners for border trespassing attempt
The State Border Service has prevented five foreigners from crossing the state border.
10:20 01 May
President Ilham Aliyev views newly built Tufan type border guard ship - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev has viewed a newly-built Tufan type border guard ship at the Shipyard and Repair Center of the Coast Guard of the State Border Service.
10:11 30 April
Azerbaijan detains 3 foreigners for attempting to get to Europe on fake passports
Azerbaijan’s border guards have detained 3 foreign nationals who attempted to go to Europe on fake passports through the country, the State Border Service told APA.
10:14 27 April
Senate Confirms C.I.A. Chief Mike Pompeo to Be Secretary of State
The Senate on Thursday easily confirmed Mike Pompeo as the nation’s 70th secretary of state, elevating the current C.I.A. director and an outspoken foreign policy hawk to be the nation’s top diplomat, APA reports quoting The New York Times.
21:45 26 April
Azerbaijan’s border guards foil drug smuggling attempt
Azerbaijan’s border guards have prevented an attempt to smuggle a large amount of drugs into the country, the State Border Service told APA.
13:39 24 April
Ministers and chairmen of committees appointed to the new government of Azerbaijan
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev formed a new composition of the Cabinet of Ministers.
21:28 23 April
No appointments for some posts in new gov’t, some officials remain in place - LIST
There have been no appointments for some posts in the new composition of government approved with the order of President Ilham Aliyev on Saturday.
19:20 21 April
President Aliyev approves new composition of Cabinet of Ministers
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev signed an order on April 21 on the new composition of the Cabinet of Ministers.
18:32 21 April
Five Sri Lanka citizens detained in Azerbaijan
In a joint operation against illegal migration, the Azerbaijani State Migration Service and the State Border Service have detained five Sri Lanka citizens.
14:56 12 April
Azerbaijan’s border guards detain 1,344 wanted people since early 2018
Since the beginning of 2018, Azerbaijan's State Border Service (SBS) has achieved important results on strengthening of border control in the fight against illegal migration and operational-search measures.
12:24 06 April
Trump tells advisers he wants U.S. out of Syria: senior officials
21:12 30 March
Azerbaijan’s border guards prevent another drug smuggling attempt
Azerbaijan’s State Border Service (SBS) received information about an unidentified sailing object entering the country’s territorial waters on March 20.
10:40 22 March